Computer Troubleshooters Ireland is announcing that it has opened its first Cork office under the management of David Hollingworth. David joins Computer Troubleshooters from Motorola where his most recent role was as a Senior Staff Engineer. David has particular experience in Unix/Linux, database...
Fastway Couriers has appointed Fergus Daly as Regional Franchisee for the South West region. Fergus has been with Fastway Couriers since 2002 as Regional Franchisee for Cork and will continue to hold this position. His new role will be to manage the operations of Fastway Couriers and 22 people...
Fastway Couriers has appointed Pat Coen as General Manager for the West of Ireland franchise region. Pat's role will be to manage company operations and develop the courier services and franchise opportunities in the West region.
Robeks, a US smoothie chain, has opened its first international franchise store in Dublin. Franchisee Thomas Jones has opened the first Irish Robeks on Lord Edward St, Dublin. He has signed a 10-year franchise agreement with Robeks to develop stores throughout Ireland.
Coffee Republic Deli has opened its first Northern Ireland outlet based in Abbeycentre, Newtownabbey and plans to open a second in Strabane this month.
Snap Printing is planning to launch three new franchises in Ireland by the end of this year. The company, which currently has 23 outlets in Ireland, provides a range of print and design services for companies including: marketing communications, design, direct mail, promotional products,...
Munster Tool Co recruited five new franchisees during 2007 and recorded its most successful franchising year to date. The company, which imports and distributes specialised tools to the automotive industry across Ireland, has franchisees in 14 of the 26 counties in the south of Ireland. Munster...
Children's indoor play area and juice bar café franchise Funky Monkeys is to launch its first outlet in Ireland in Lurgan, Co. Armagh this April. Funky Monkeys intends to open two additional outlets based in Ireland, one in Southern Ireland and one in Northern Ireland in the foreseeable future.
Munster Tool Co imports and distributes high quality, specialised tools to the automotive industry across Ireland. The company was founded in 1980 by Martin McMahon and Donal Healy and in 2004 the duo embarked on a project to create a sustainable franchise network to serve customers nationwide...
Myhome's Irish Master Franchise Pristine.ie is looking for enthusiastic business minded franchisees to join its expanding nationwide network. Pristine.ie is a residential cleaning services supplier and offers franchisees a comprehensive support and training package that covers all aspects of the...
Ireland's commercial cleaning franchise SanServ is looking to recruit 30 franchisees as part of its one million euro nationwide franchising programme. SanServ intends to have enough franchisees by the end of this year to cover every Irish county.
Agency Express celebrates its 10th anniversary this year and is on the look out for new franchisees to join its extended network and run centres in the remaining prime untapped territories and re-sale opportunities. The company's network has a total of 95 franchisees from across Ireland and the UK.
International sandwich shop franchise Quiznos Sub has opened two more outlets in Ireland, one in City Square Shopping Centre, Waterford and another at University College Cork taking the total number of outlets in Ireland to 13. This figure is due to increase once two other outlets, in the design...
Carpet and upholstery cleaner franchise Chem-Dry has announced that two of its 47 Irish franchisees have received a prestigious award.
Internet Consulting and Education franchise, We Simplify the Internet (WSI) has announced the launch of a new Internet Consultant office to serve the Dublin area. Cormac Farrelly will run the new office and his role will be to provide local businesses with specialised Internet business and...
Munster Tool Co, a Mallow based franchise that sells specialised automotives tools to businesses, has signed their ninth franchisee. Pat McCormack became the ninth franchisee and will operate in the Longford, Roscommon and Westmeath area.
Mobile pet grooming franchise Aussie Pet Mobile is on the look out for new franchisees to help with its expansion in Ireland after the successful launch of its 2007 pilot operation based in Dublin.
Looking for the independence, freedom and control of owning your own business? WSI is the world's leading Internet Services Franchise providing affordable Internet solutions to small and medium size business. WSI is ranked the #1 Internet and Technology Services Franchise and sits among the Top 50 Franchises in the world.
Howards Storage World is a retail concept that was first established in Australia in 1997. Carrying a range of 'storage solutions' for the home and office, Howards Storage World began franchising the following year and has established a national chain of over 50 outlets.
A new international franchise opportunity has emerged as US based Mexican restaurant chain, La Salsa, is looking for suitable franchisee partners to aid its global expansion plans.
A US based Mexican themed restaurant chain Baja Fresh has successfully franchised across the US and has over 300 outlets nationwide. The company is now looking to capitalise on this success and is seeking international franchisee partners to develop a country, region or territory.
Developing a specialist retail offering driven by stricter workplace safety legislation and growing demand from the building industry, L'Echelle Europeenne offers a Master Franchise opportunity for an entrepreneur seeking to develop a national network across Ireland.
Sanserv, an Ireland based commercial cleaning supply and washroom service franchise, has business opportunities in the Kilkenny and Carlow region.
The Subway network across Ireland continues to pass its competitors, as the combination of a 'healthier' eating product and adaptable siting concept positions it as the most exciting food brand in the world. Stuart Anderson reports
Having developed a proven business model based on 25 years of experience, Munster Tool Co enables its franchisees to start a successful business with total confidence. Adam Browning reports
When customers feel so much a part of a business that they take photos and ask for a job, you know that you're onto a good thing. Alastair Spink, Ireland Master Franchisee, reveals why he's so proud of Puccino's
Martin Breen and Barbara McDonnell were already successful entrepreneurs turning the Skyline Foundation's 'Greencaps' programme into a commercial success at Dublin Airport. However, they wanted to utilise their skills in business development and customer service and start another business together. While enjoying a BB's coffee they found themselves pondering the prospect of opening their own...
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The benefits of taking on a franchise are clear. Failure rates are low, research shows that most franchises are profitable and the support infrastructure from the franchisor can make the entry into the world of commerce much less daunting. David George of Ulster Bank explains